Sunday, September 21, 2014
Indonesia was formally named the host country for the 2018 Asian Games on Saturday, filling the void created when Vietnam relinquished its hosting rights over financial concerns.
Unheralded Zhang Mengyuan stung hosts South Korea Saturday as China grabbed three of the four shooting golds and India's Jitu Rai won the other on day one of the Asian Games.
There were jubilant scenes in the Incheon velodrome Saturday as South Korea beat China to gold in the Asian Games men's cycling team sprint.
Pistols drawn as if mirroring regional military tensions, China's synchronized swimmers stormed to Asian Games gold in the duet competition on Saturday to the sound of a ticking bomb.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini believes ending Chelsea's 100 percent Premier League record would mean his side had made a decent start to their defense of the English title.
Corruption, secrecy, and a soccer world seeming awash with gifts of watches: there is no shortage of issues to discuss when FIFA decides to talk about ethics.
South Korea Olympic boss Thomas Bach Saturday said future Games hosts would have to prove their “sustainability” as he heralded a shake-up of the bidding criteria.
Saturday, September 20, 2014
Three-time European champion Inter Milan opened its Europa League campaign with a hard-fought 1-0 win away to Ukrainian side Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk on Thursday.
Sonny Gray and the Oakland Athletics fell out of the top American League wild-card spot with a 7-2 loss to Texas on Thursday that gave the Rangers a three-game sweep.
London's Wembley Stadium will host the final and semi-finals of the 2020 European football championship, which will exceptionally be held in 13 different countries, UEFA boss Michel Platini announced Friday.